Presidential hopeful and the leader of All Progressive Congress Ahmed Bola Tinubu has said that he didn’t apply for a job of a bricklayer, that the job he is applying for needs brain.
He made this statement on Friday, 25th of February, 2022. Whne he paid a courtesy visit to the Ataoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun Oyetunji in his palace.
Tinubu told the Ataoja that he came to seek for his prayers, also for his support and cooperation.
He said, ““I didn’t apply for a job of bricklayer. The job I’m applying for requires brain. I’m not sick. I only repaired my knee. I’m not applying for a relay race & I’m not a horse. I have the quality to serve and make Nigeria great. I want to serve my country”
“I came here to seek for your prayers. I am here for your support and cooperation. You have known my intention already. You have known what I am aspiring for; all I need is your prayers”
“I have been supporting the people here and there. We have moved all over the country for one candidate or the other especially in 2015 when we campaigned for President Muhammadu Buhari after his emergence, we equally supported him in 2019”
“As you all know, what we are doing is to succeed him and I want to vie for President. I want to succeed Buhari and I can’t do it alone without your support. I want your continued support. With your support, it will come to pass”
“I am determined, I am prepared and I am ready for it. God that put our traditional rulers in their various thrones will not forsake us. He will put us there. I want to be President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I want your continued prayers”